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Additional COVID-19 cases reported in Bell, Laurel and Whitley counties Wednesday

Bell, Laurel, and Whitley counties all reported additional COVID-19 cases Wednesday. The Laurel County Health Department announced Wednesday that 12 new COVID-19 cases had been reported, who ranged in age from an 8-year-old to a 53-year-old. All 12 new cases are recovering at...
Posted On 29 Jul 2020

UPDATE: Barbourville man dies from gunshot wounds sustained in Wednesday ‘road rage’ shooting incident in north Corbin

UPDATE: A Barbourville man died from gunshot wounds he sustained Wednesday afternoon in what Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies are describing as a “road rage” incident in north Corbin. Deputy Gilbert Acciardo, the department’s public affairs officer,...

Cumberlands named safest campus in Kentucky for second consecutive year

The University of the Cumberlands was listed as the safest college campus in Kentucky in a recent 2020 ranking by YourLocalSecurity.com. The University was lucky number thirteen countrywide. This is the second year in a row Cumberlands has ranked first in the state for campus...
Posted On 29 Jul 2020

Future Workforce: Corbin’s Lauren Shackleford earns runner-up finish in national FBLA competition

Corbin’s own Lauren Shackleford was among the many high school students in the area who were left disappointed by the fact that the 2019-2020 school year had to be cut short this past spring due to the coronavirus pandemic. An accomplished bowler, she has unfortunately had to...

Legal Notices for 7-29-20

PUBLIC NOTICE Pursuant to KRS 65A.080(2), the Corbin  Tourism and Convention Commission’s most recent audit report and adopted budget can be found at https://kydlgweb.ky.gov/entites/specdistsearch.cfm. Financial statements may be examined at 222 Corbin Center Dr., Corbin, KY....

Electronic Edition For 7-29-2020

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Corbin attorney Shane Romines facing sexual harassment lawsuit

Two former employees at Copeland & Romines Law Office have filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against attorney Shane Romines. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday in Whitley Circuit Court. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day!...

Cats feces, spoiled food, bugs found in children’s home Saturday

Saturday afternoon, a Kentucky State Police trooper discovered cat feces, spoiled food with bugs crawling over it, and lots of trash while investigating a possible child abuse complaint near Williamsburg. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get...
Posted On 29 Jul 2020

Paul Brock capital murder trial delayed

Whitley County Circuit Court officials no longer need to send out juror notices to about 1,000 people for a planned capital murder trial, which had been scheduled to start late this year and last up to three weeks. Paul Brock is charged with three counts of capital murder and...
Posted On 29 Jul 2020

Area counties report 20 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday

Bell, Laurel, Knox, McCreary and Whitley County each reported additional COVID-19 cases Tuesday. The Whitley County Health Department reported six new COVID-19 cases Tuesday. The Whitley County Health Department reported five new cases Monday, four new cases Sunday, three new...
Posted On 29 Jul 2020
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